NEDO Silicon Valley News Vol. 32 – NEDO participated in “Plug and Play Japan Community Event ” at Plug and Play Tech Center
Date: August 9, 2017
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On August 3rd, Shinnosuke Kameyama, Chief Representative of NEDO Silicon Valley moderated a panel session at this event.
Panelists (Kenichi Saito, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.;Masanori Onchi, Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc.; Norihiro Kondo, Panasonic R&D Company of America; and Taro Kaihara, Sompo Digital Lab) discussed how Japanese companies can learn from Silicon Valley Innovation, and how Japanese headquarters can connect more with Silicon Valley.
Also, in this event was the announcement to launch a PnP branch in Japan followed by pitches from Silicon Valley startups who want to advance to Japan.

Panel Discussion

 

 

Saeed Amidi, CEO & Founder, Plug and Play Japan

 

Philip Vincent, Managing Partner, Plug and Play Japan

 

Panel Discussion

 

Startup Pitches